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10 global destinations that are on the rise, according to TripAdvisor

There's a certain appeal to visiting a city before it's a global destination that's constantly packed with tourists.<p>TripAdvisor recently released the winners of its Travelers' Choice Awards in several different categories, including the global destinations that are on the rise.<p>To create the list, …

National Parks

Chance The Rapper's "SNL" Performance Will Give You Chills

Chance rapped, sang, and danced his way into America's hearts.

Half-life: 25 years after the Chernobyl meltdown, a scientific debate rages on

<i>This article was taken from the June 2011 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

Raspberry Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

Raspberry Hot Chocolate Cupcakes<p>Ingredients<p>Chocolate Cake:<p>1 box devil's food cake mix<p>3 eggs<p>1/2 C. oil<p>3/4 C. milk or buttermilk<p>3/4 C. sour cream or …

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

23 Ways To Eat Nothing But Chocolate For The Holidays

Deck the halls with balls of chocolate. Fa la la la la, la la la la.

21 Phrases You Use Without Realizing You're Quoting Shakespeare

William Shakespeare devised new words and countless plot tropes that still appear in everyday life. Famous quotes from his plays are easily …

Literature

Medieval Art Scholar Explores Impact of the Crusades on Art and Architecture - Trinity News and Events

Leading historian of the art of the early Middle Ages, Professor Lawrence Nees, from the Department of Art History at the University of Delaware, …

Art

Comment on Double Chocolate Party Cake by Rachel

Hi! For the frosting can i substitute water with milk?

How to write about sex: tips from an erotic fiction author

Avoid the phrase “throbbing manhood” and tone down the metaphors, says erotic romance author Lily Harlem<p>The standard advice for all aspiring authors is to write about what you know – but judging from this year’s Bad Sex awards, many of our greatest writers have enjoyed a prudent life of …

It's Official: Skeleton Found Under Parking Lot Is Richard III

A combination of DNA evidence and historical research confirm the remains belong to the misshapen monarch<p>One of the biggest missing person’s cases in the world has finally been solved. Or, at least, the biggest missing corpse case.<p>After English King Richard III fell at the Battle of Bosworth in …

10 Reasons Our Universe Might Actually Be Virtual Reality

Physical realism is the view that the physical world we see is real and exists by itself, alone. Most people think this is self-evident, but physical …

Quantum Physics

The 11 Most Important Cats Of Science

I can haz scienz?<p>[Special thanks to materials scientist Joe Spalenka for letting us use his photoshopped image of Watson And Crick Plus Chloe The Cat.]

No guns, no saving the world, no nonsense: Why Harvest Moon’s style is better when it’s indie

In the stampede of blockbusters like Assassin’s Creed, Call of Duty, and the Big Red and Blue Plumber near the holidays, it’s easy to overlook the little guys underfoot. But not everyone wants to load a gun or create bloodshed, and sometimes saving the world is too much hassle.<p>That’s what …

'Jurassic World' Dinosaurs Stuck in the 1980s, Experts Grumble

Out-of-date dinosaurs undercut the science seen in the movie's trailer.<p>Who doesn't love a dinosaur flick? Well, paleontologists have a few fossil bones to pick with <i>Jurassic World</i>, the latest in a line of dinosaur movies that once bragged about its scientific credibility.<p>The trailer for the new …

12 Ancient Masks – Ancient History et cetera

Masks were used for a wide variety of purposes across many ancient cultures. Some of the most common purposes were as funerary masks for important …

NASA gives shoppers a nerdy alternative with #BlackHoleFriday

The pull for bargain prices is so strong that there's often no escape for shoppers on Black Friday — and NASA cheekily decided to take that concept …

Takashi Murakami’s Art From Disaster

He is best-known for his cheery anime-like characters, but the Japanese artist Takashi Murakami’s dark new show was inspired by an earthquake and …

History of artificial intelligence

See also: Timeline of artificial intelligence and Progress in artificial intelligence<p>The <b>history of Artificial Intelligence</b> (<b>AI</b>) began in antiquity, …

Is Internet Addiction a Real Thing?

Marc Potenza, a psychiatrist at Yale and the director of the school’s Program for Research on Impulsivity and Impulse Control Disorders, has been treating addiction for more than two decades. Early in his career, he, like most others studying addiction at the time, focussed on substance-abuse …

The surreal fantasy paintings of Jakub Rebelka

Jakub Rebelka's work is like a cross between a stained-glass window and a colorful manga — it's timeless, in a way, with a flat, intricately detailed style, but it also blurs the line between science fiction and fantasy in a way that's absolutely gorgeous. Drawing is about the only thing he ever …

Shakespeare First Folio 'left behind' by Stonyhurst College

<b>A rare book of Shakespeare plays found in a French town was "left behind" when a school now based in Lancashire was expelled from the area, it is claimed.</b><p>The Shakespeare First Folio, said to be the most important book in English literature, lay in a library in Saint-Omer, near Calais, for 200 years.<p>…

‘South Park’ Creators Animate the Teachings of Western Buddhist Philosopher Alan Watts

<i>South Park</i> creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have applied their trademark animation to the teachings of Alan Watts, a noted British-born …

Alan Watts